Danny Glover

Movie Actor
July 22,1946
San Francisco, CA
75 years old
Birth Sign
July 22,1946 (age 75)
San Francisco, CA


Longtime actor who starred as Detective Roger Murtaugh in the Lethal Weapon films alongside Mel Gibson. He also played leading roles in the films WitnessSaw, Predator 2 and Angels in the Outfield.

Before Fame

He suffered from epileptic seizures as a young man, and created a form of self-hypnosis to prevent them. He went to George Washington High School in San Francisco.


He became known as a longtime activist for middle class, immigrant, and minority rights, and spoke at the Occupy Oakland protests in 2011.

Family Life

His parents, employed as postal workers, were active supporters and members of the NAACP during the Civil Rights movement. He had a daughter named Mandisa with his first wife Asake Bomani, whom he was married to from 1975 to 2000. He then married Eliane Cavalleiro in 2009.

Associated With

He starred in the 1985 film The Color Purple with Whoopi Goldberg.